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Pilgrims Return Home after Washing Sins in the ‘Sacred Waters’

  Photo Courtesy: CNN By Sucharita Sen The spell – binding festival, attracting pilgrims and tourists across the world comes to a close on the 10th of March 2013. The 55 – day long Maha Kumbh Mela invited elaborate security arrangements especially after the recent twin blasts in Hyderabad to thwart any possible terrorist attacks … Continue reading

Dream of a Better Tomorrow
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Dream of a Better Tomorrow

Beauty Salon By Oindrilla Bhowmick Living in a small two bedroom apartment in Jahangirpuri with her mother and two brothers, Rekha has accomplished what very few women of her socio-economic background in India have achieved. She works in a beauty parlor in North Delhi, where she earns Rs.14,000 a month. Rekha’s family hails from Uttar … Continue reading